Taxonomic notes on the subfamily Grewioideae (Malvaceae) in Thailand


  • Phongsakhon Narkthai Applied Taxonomic Research Center (ATRC) & Center of Excellence on Biodiversity (BDC), Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, Thailand
  • Pranom Chantaranothai Applied Taxonomic Research Center (ATRC) & Center of Excellence on Biodiversity (BDC), Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, Thailand



lectotype, new report, taxonomy, Tiliaceae


Corchorus fascicularis is first reported for Thailand. Triumfetta repens is not currently reported from Thailand anymore, although given the overall distribution of this species it may have been overlooked. Lectotypifications of Colona elobata, Columbia flagrocarpa var. siamensis, C. winitii, Corchorus siamensis, Grewia lacei and G. winitii are proposed here. Triumfetta rhomboidea is the correct name for T. bartramia.


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How to Cite

Narkthai, P., & Chantaranothai, P. (2020). Taxonomic notes on the subfamily Grewioideae (Malvaceae) in Thailand. Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany), 48(1), 72–76.




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